FRANK WINN BARRACKS #2395: VETERANS OF WORLD WAR I
SOURCE: Jim Lindsey
SIZE: .3 lf
PROCESSING: BNJ, 2003
HISTORICAL NOTE: The Veterans of World War I of the United States of America, Inc., was organized in 1949 and chartered by Congress in 1958. The local barracks of this organization, the Frank Winn Barracks #2395, was chartered on January 3, 1961, with twenty-nine members. A ladies’ auxiliary unit also existed.
SCOPE AND CONTENT: The collection consists of a photocopy of the charter with members’ names, a certificate of appreciation, news articles, and membership cards for the ladies’ auxiliary. A collection of artifacts, hats, badges, and a flag/banner plus some photographs complete the collection.
1 Certificate and correspondence, 1961-1969
2-3 Ladies’ Auxiliary, Membership cards, A-Z
4 News articles, 1962-1966
ART 2003.24 Hats, badges, banner
Troup County History
Troup County Servicemen
World War I
World War II